Our accreditations

As a national and international training organisation, TAFE NSW, Northern Sydney holds certification that ensures the quality of our products and services.

Registered Training Organisation (RTO) (Code 90011)

We are registered by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA) to provide training and assessment services and issue nationally recognised qualifications in accordance with the VET Quality Framework. TAFE NSW, Northern Sydney is also an approved delegate of the Australian Skills Quality Authority.

Approved Provider of NSW Government subsidised training

We are a Smart and Skilled approved provider of NSW government subsidised training (National Provider Code 90011).

AS/NZS ISO 14001: 2004 – Environmental Management Certification (8900)

ISO Environmental ManagementWe hold international certification against the ISO 14001: 2004 standard for environmental management systems. This certification guarantees that NSI has met rigorous international requirements to develop and operate a proven management system aimed at controlling environmental impacts and minimising environmental risk.

We bring environmental considerations to our training delivery and equip our students and business customers for a world where environmental issues are becoming ever more important. NSI is the only TAFE institute to achieve and maintain (since 2003) this international standard.

Sustainability Advantage Gold Partner

Sustainability Advantage Gold PartnerTAFE NSW, Northern Sydney is a Gold Partner in the Sustainability Advantage Program of the NSW Office of Environment and Heritage.

We were the first public sector organisation, to achieve Gold Partner status.

International Centre of Excellence – Tourism and Hospitality Education (THE-ICE)

International Centre of Excellence LogoTAFE NSW, Northern Sydney was a founding member of THE-ICE, a globally recognised accreditation peak body. THE-ICE was originally funded by the Australian government to promote Australian achievements in education and research in the fields of tourism, hospitality and event management. We were selected to represent the VET sector, recognising its position as one of Australia’s leading educational providers.